Alexandra Kay

Alexandra Kay
Location: Cold Spring, NY
Education: New York University, Mount Saint Mary College

Alexandra Kay is a part-time freelance writer with more than 20 years of writing and fact-checking experience. She has contributed to numerous consumer publications, including Consumer Reports Money Adviser, First for Women, Real Simple, Business Jet Traveler, Woman's World and others. When Alex isn’t writing, she’s a full-time associate English professor and chair at a New York State community college, where she teaches a variety of courses.


  • Fact-checker, researcher, writer, and editor based in New York
  • Experienced in digital and print journalism
  • Department Chair and Associate Professor of English at SUNY Orange County Community College



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